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ROME & ATHENS

8 Days / 7 Nights
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Rome, Athens, Poros, Aegina, Hydra and more

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What is included in this package

  • 3-night accommodation in Rome.
  • 4-night accommodation in Athens.
  • Half-day sightseeing tour in Athens with an official English-speaking guide.
  • Visit to the Acropolis Museum with an official English-speaking guide.
  • Guided evening walking tour through Monastiraki, Plaka and Anafiotika.
  • Tickets and entrance fees to the archaeological sites as per description.
  • Day-cruise to the islands of the Saronic Gulf with lunch.
  • Air tickets Rome-Athens (23 kg + 8kg)
  • All transfers as mentioned in this itinerary.
  • 24/7 Emergency phone line.

What is not included in this package + Optional Supplements

  • Gratuities (optional) or personal expenses.
  • Pistachios of the island of Aegina!
  • Tickets - International air tickets.
  • Add additional nights in Athens and/or Rome by clicking on "Customize your Program" or in step 1, when entering your reservation.
  • Add optional excursions in Step 1 from Athens to Delphi - Navel of the world or Excursion to Argolida, Mycenae & Agamemnon. In Rome Excursion to the Colosseum or Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica by clicking on "Customize your Program" or in step 1, at the time of making your reservation.
  • Click on the FAQs for more information on hotels and rates.
  • 10% discount for groups of more than 10 travelers

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Package Tour Itinerary: Rome & Athens

ROME - THE ETERNAL CITY
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ROME - THE ETERNAL CITY

Upon your arrival in the eternal city, one of our vehicles will be waiting for you at the airport to welcome and transfer you comfortably and quickly to the hotel.

On the way, you will appreciate why the Italian capital is considered the maximum expression of the historical, artistic, and cultural wealth of the Western world. This is the reason why since 1980 this great city was included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.

The rest of the day will be to relax, and if you wish, begin to enjoy Rome at your own pace.

Greca Tip: Take into account that the best way to get around the narrow and pedestrian streets of the historic center of Rome is on foot.

DO LIKE THE ROMANS DO
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DO LIKE THE ROMANS DO

After a refreshing breakfast, you will have free time to explore the Eternal City at your own pace. You can choose from thousands of options, walking, visiting monuments, going shopping or tasting from a wide selection of the local gastronomy, pasta, veggies, meat and fish. 

Optionally, you can book a guided tour in English with exclusive tickets (avoiding the queues) to visit the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica or the magical Colosseum.

Greca Tip: It is only advisable to use public transport to reach the furthest points of the city such as the Catacombs or the Vatican and be sure to stock up on bus tickets ahead of time because you cannot buy them on the bus.

FREE DAY IN ROME, THE ETERNAL CITY
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FREE DAY IN ROME, THE ETERNAL CITY

In the morning you will enjoy a delicious breakfast and then have the rest of the day free to contemplate the beauty of this wonderful city.

The essential monuments like the Colosseum, the Forum, and a walk through the center in the squares of the fountains are also highly recommended. Today you will have dinner on your own. Accommodation in your hotel. 

Greca Tip: Given that this day the dinner is free, we recommend going into the Trastevere neighborhood to enjoy a rich Italian fish and have a drink in one of its trattorias.

CIAO ITALY! FROM ROME TO ATHENS, THE CRADLE OF CIVILIZATION
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CIAO ITALY! FROM ROME TO ATHENS, THE CRADLE OF CIVILIZATION

After breakfast and at the time indicated, transfer to Rome airport to board your flight to Greece.

In Athens, the transfer to the hotel will be carried out in one of our private vehicles.  Your English-speaking assistant will be waiting to help you with the hotel check-in and inform you of all the details of your trip.  He will also clear up any doubts, answer your questions as well as give you a brief account of the city and its day to day life.

The rest of the day will be free for you to relax and start enjoying Athens at your own pace.

In the evening you will enjoy a walking tour through the most captivating neighborhoods of Athens, such as Anafiótika, Thisseio, Monastiraki, and Plaka.

Greca Tip: You can visit Mount Lycabettus, whose top can be reached by a funicular or on foot, to enjoy an incredible panoramic view of the city.

CITY TOUR WITH ACROPOLIS, TRILOGY & ATHENS BY NIGHT
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CITY TOUR WITH ACROPOLIS, TRILOGY & ATHENS BY NIGHT

After your breakfast and at the appointed time, we will commence the panoramic tour of the Athenian Neoclassical Center: the Parliament, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the University, the Library, and National Academy, the Ilion Palace, the Temple of Zeus and Hadrian's Gate, the Panathenaic Stadium, and many other monuments and sites of great interest.  You will learn all there is to know about their history and background from the licensed English-speaking Tour Guide accompanying you on this tour.

After the panoramic tour, we will visit the "sacred rock", the spectacular, unique and magnificent Acropolis and the Acropolis Museum. The entrance fee to both sites is included. At the end of the visit, you can either choose to return to your hotel or set out on your own adventure through the charming and picturesque streets of Plaka.

In the evening, a walking tour is included and will take you through the prettiest areas of Athens, such as Anafiotika, Thissio, Monastiraki, and Plaka.

Greca Tip: In Plaka look for something alluring, like ceramics, musical instruments, handmade jewellery to specialty food shops stacked high with olives and spices.

DAY CRUISE - NAVIGATING LIKE ODYSSEUS
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DAY CRUISE - NAVIGATING LIKE ODYSSEUS

In the morning, after your breakfast, you will be transferred to the port to commence your full day cruise to three of the most beautiful islands of the Saronic Gulf, Aegina, famous for its variety of pistacios, Poros for its scenic beauty and Hydra, the greenest of these islands, where cars and larger vehicles are prohibited. On board the ship, you will also have the chance to enjoy lunch in the accompaniment of traditional Greek dances.  At the end of the day you will be comfortably transferred back to your hotel.

Greca Tip: Try the different varieties of pistachio nuts grown on the famous island of Aegina.

JUST LIKE AN ATHENIAN - A FREE DAY TO EXPLORE
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JUST LIKE AN ATHENIAN - A FREE DAY TO EXPLORE

After a tasty breakfast, you will have a free day to explore Athens at your own pace. You can visit the principal museums and archaeological sites as well as wander through the charming alleys of Athens city center.
Alternatively, you may choose to spend a day or even several days outside of Athens, for example venture out in the glorious peninsula of the Peloponnese or Delphi, declared by UNESCO a World Heritage Site.

Greca Tip: Take the funicular railway to Lycabettus Hill and enjoy sprawling views of Athens, stretching out to the city’s coastline.

GOODBYE ATHENS - GOODBYE, GREECE!
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GOODBYE ATHENS - GOODBYE, GREECE!

At the appointed time, a member of our staff will drive you to Athens International Airport for your international flight back home.

Undoubtedly and after spending some fantastic days with Greca, we hope to see you soon to create new and emotional moments that will never leave your memory.

Have a nice trip! or as Greeks say: "Kalo taksidi!"

Greca Tip: As a going away gift you can choose from a wide range of brightly colored flokati rugs, handmade sandals, embroidered covers and Greek honey or olive oil.

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